Henry Named Midwest Region Field Athlete of the Year

Henry Named Midwest Region Field Athlete of the Year

Senior Eldred Henry was named the NCAA Division II Midwest Region Field Athlete of the Year by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Mar. 4.

Henry set a new NCAA Division II record in the shot put during his first place finish at the 2019 Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC) Championship on Feb. 23 in Findlay, Ohio. The throw of 20.61 meters also set a new school and conference record. Henry is the top seed at the NCAA Division II National Championship in the event and also qualified for the weight throw.